ELECTRONICS TECHNICIAN, M - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)


  full-time   employee

Elmendorf Air Force Base
United States

Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services (RIIS) is seeking Electronics Technician Maintenance II to perform radar transmitter duties on the Cobra Dane radar system located at Shemya, Alaska. This positions is a remote assignment in Shemya, Alaska with a rotation of approximately 8 weeks on island and 5 weeks off island. This position is governed by the Service Contract (ETM II 23181) and paid IAW the Alaska Wage Determination.

The candidates will be required to apply basic and some advanced technical knowledge to solve transmitter problems by interpreting manufacturer’s manuals, USAF Technical Orders, local operating instructions, and similar documents. Work requires familiarity with the interrelationships of circuits and judgment in planning work sequence, in selecting tools, testing instruments, and is reviewed for compliance with accepted practices. This position works under the supervision of the Site Manager and receives technical guidance, as required, from supervisor or higher-level technician. Typical duties include: Perform operation and maintenance of transmitter control console; maintain array face antenna elements; maintain splitter/shifter driver packages and divider/combiners; repair receiver protectors,
Low Noise Amplifier Assemblies (LNAAs), and monopulse comparators; maintain transmitter beam forming networks, high power Traveling Wave Tubes (TWTs), regulated and unregulated power supplies, radar modulators, built-in test
equipment, transmitter ancillary equipment, and pulse circuits; perform RF measurements; maintain inspection, maintenance, and repair records; and perform other duties as assigned.

Required Skills:

  • Two years maintenance experience with high-power radar transmitters and microwave systems
  • Experience must demonstrate the ability to predict, identify, and resolve problems
  • Experience with troubleshooting and repair of analog and digital circuitry including power supplies, fault detection circuitry, microwave components, and waveguide theory
  • Experience in performing data analysis to determine what system, subsystem and components require action to improve radar performance
  • Familiarity in the proper use and care of various electronic test equipment including logic and spectrum analyzers
  • Two years’ experience in reading and interpreting electrical schematics
  • Proficient with Microsoft suite including Word and Excel
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Good understanding of electrical safety procedures/precautions
Desired Skills:
  • Experience working with USAF Technical Orders
  • USAF records management experience
  • Quality control experience
  • Familiarity with government operations security requirements
  • Familiarity with USAF operations security requirements
  • Quality Assurance training and experience
Required Education (including Major):
  • High school graduate and two years technical electronics training, or equivalent experience.

This position requires either a U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization. 154907

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.